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Early voting gets underway Wednesday in OH leading up to November elections

Early voting gets underway Wednesday in OH leading up to November elections

"We have a race for family court judge this year, which just came up in July", Democratic Commissioner for the Oneida County Board of Elections, Jordan Karp explained. Several seats of Rochester City Council are up for grabs.

COLUMBUS, Ohio Absentee voting is beginning for Ohio's fall election.

That election had a heavy turnout and included balloting for U.S. President and vice president. Below, we offer contacts for those who don't get a ballot or have other problems. You may register to vote at the local board of elections.

The voter registration deadline is fast approaching. Voters registering after October 30 need to go to their county's voter service and polling center to request a ballot. Online applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Oct.16. The office is open from 8 a.m.to 4 p.m.

Shooting in Swedish town - several injured in different locations
A gunman has opened fire at a busy market in Trelleborg, Sweden , with at least seven people reported to be seriously injured. Local police are urging residents to stay away from the area. "I just heard shots and a lot of screaming".

Early voting at satellite sites has earned widespread acceptance, with almost 15,000 votes cast at the sites during the 2016 general election, according to county statistics.

In Arapahoe County, generally south of East Colfax Avenue, your ballot must be mailed back by affixing 49 cents in postage, (or one Forever Stamp) and received by Election Day.

If you do it IRL, either mail the form in, or hand it off to a Board of Elections office-you can find the right one for your borough here.


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